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Title V Compliance Workshop

This course is for new and experienced professionals interested in learning how to minimize the impact of Title V operating permits, reduce duplicate or unnecessary monitoring, and standardize permits across agencies. It provides strategies on how to ensure compliance while minimizing operational intrusions required by Title V permits. Example permit conditions are discussed to illustrate how agencies and companies have approached compliance demonstration requirements. Information on when to re-open a permit and the modification process will be provided.


Course topics

Title V of the Clean Air Act Amendments

  • Regulation background
  • Included EPA regulations
  • Status of the Title V program requirements

Structure and Conditions of Permits

  • Creating effective permit applications
  • Review permit structure and conditions from various agencies
  • Identify alternative structures and conditions that will minimize compliance demonstration requirements
  • Guidance on how to review draft conditions


  • Identify best practices used by others to demonstrate compliance
  • Strategies and tools to minimize the paperwork burden
  • Annual compliance certifications and semi-annual compliance reports

Permit Re-openings

  • What can be done without re-opening a permit
  • What to expect once it is re-opened – the process and how long it will take
  • How to incorporate MACT conditions

Permit Renewals

  • How to take advantage of this opportunity
  • Compliance Assurance Monitoring (CAM) and Periodic Reporting

Hot Topics

  • Negotiating Strategies
  • Non-attainment designations
  • MACT Start-up, Shutdown, Malfunction guidance
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Nov 12, 2020 -- Phoenix, AZ
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Feb 26, 2021 -- Orlando, FL
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Apr 29, 2021 -- Houston, TX
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
What others are saying about this course
  • This course was a good introduction to Title V permitting, and covered a lot of material without getting into too much detail.
  • Great examples and real-world experience by instructor.
  • The instructor did an excellent job making the examples relate to the students in the class
  • The course materials were excellent.
  • I thought the whole class was well thought out and presented.
  • The instructor was great. He did a excellent job explaining the material. He was humorous and easy to talk to. He kept the class's attention and involved the students in the discussion.
  • Instructor was engaging and easy to understand. Did an excellent job linking topics to relevant examples from the class, and was obviously well versed in all kinds of operations.

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NSR/PSD Compliance Workshop

This 2-day course benefits plant and corporate environmental professionals with compliance, auditing, and air permitting responsibilities. The course covers essential topics such as permit applicability assessments, key regulatory definitions, types of modifications, exemptions, and emissions netting/emissions change calculations and thresholds. It also addresses best available control technology (BACT)/lowest achievable emission rate (LAER) assessments, dispersion modeling, Class I areas, and non-attainment offsets. The course includes “real life” case studies and group exercises to maximize understanding of this challenging material.

Nov 10 - 11, 2020 -- Phoenix, AZ
Feb 24 - 25, 2021 -- Orlando, FL
Apr 27 - 28, 2021 -- Houston, TX
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